Xbox One Lineup Includes Japanese Shooter & RPG Titles
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Japanese game publishers CyberStep, Moss, and Qute announced upcoming game titles for Microsoft's Xbox One console on Friday.
Cyberstep will release the massive multi-player online role-playing game Onigiri as a Japanese launch title. The game is already being localized in English for PCs with a July 1 launch date. A PlayStation 4 version will be available in North America as well. An English-subtitled promotional video is streaming online:
Moss will release a Raiden shoot 'em up as part of the franchise's 25th anniversary sometime next year. UFO Interactive Games released Raiden IV: Overkill one the PLAYSTATION Network in North America on April 29. The game was released in Japan on April 14.
Qute, the developer behind scrolling shooter Eschatos and Ginga Force, will release the tentatively titled Natsuki Chronicle next year. No further information is known about the game but its logo features an aircraft and a ringed planet.
Microsoft announced 29 game titles for its Japan launch of the Xbox One on September 4 (organized by publisher):
Dead Rising 3
Forza Motorsport 5
Halo: Spartan Assault
Kinect Sports Rivals
Max: The Curse of Brotherhood
Ryse: Son of Rome
Wolfenstein: The New Order
Need for Speed Rivals
Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare
Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes
Call of Duty: Ghosts (Dubbed version)
Murdered: Soul Suspect
Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition
Warriors Orochi 3 Ultimate
Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag
Child of Light
Zubma Fitness World Party
Other announced games in development include Final Fantasy Type-0, Dragon Ball Xenoverse, Phantom Dust, Scalebound, Mystereet F: Tantei-tachi no Curtain Call, Chaos;Child, and the Psycho-Pass franchise game.